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Whats This?

Posted: 30/07/2013 at 12:46

It's a yucca, it won't bloom again on the same plant part (don't know the real name!), but will grow new ones on the side which will then flower.

Acer Crimson Princess- Struggling

Posted: 30/07/2013 at 08:44

PS: This is what the RHS says:

Leaf scorch can be caused by lack of soil moisture or excessive exposure

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/plantselector/plant?plantid=5301

 

Acer Crimson Princess- Struggling

Posted: 30/07/2013 at 08:42

Hi Julie, it looks like it's got sunburn, is it new and in full sun?

Mossies in my water feature

Posted: 29/07/2013 at 12:25

A drop of vegetable oil will spread over the surface and suffocate the wrigglers. Judging by the colour of the water, it might be an idea to put fresh water in.

any suggestions for tall trees

Posted: 28/07/2013 at 18:21

Here is the RHS site listing UK nurseries that sell trees. There is bound to be one near you.

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/rhsplantfinder/nurseryfinder2.asp?txtNurs=&txtcode=&d1=0&txtspec=fl&Search=Search

 

Bugblaster spray

Posted: 28/07/2013 at 18:10

I've just had a look at that site, it's only a water jet with a bit more power, so no chemicals!

tatton

Posted: 28/07/2013 at 17:38

Hi Archipem, great photos, love the summerhouse!

MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 28/07/2013 at 08:02

At the risk of becoming an enemy, PG, but this is what happens when cats are not speyed/castrated.

Shockers

Posted: 27/07/2013 at 20:16

Vinca minor, lilly of the valley, bamboo, some kind of pale pink phlox which is spreading everywhere!

Discussions started by SwissSue

Hellebores

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A rose by any other name ,,,,,,,,,,

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Silica cat litter instead of vermiculite

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Site is not working

The forum has not worked since around 6pm last night, is someone fixing it? 
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Harvesting Parsnips

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Eremurus/Foxtail lily

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Tomato Growing

Especially good for new gardeners 
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Info For Newbies - How to ensure that your question appears!

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Chelsea Flower Show 2013

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Getting rid of slugs

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Fuchsias

Taking cuttings 
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Ideas for Hanging Baskets

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Tower Hamlets

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Overwintering Cannas

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Bitter beetroot

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